The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 87 102 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -39
Permanent jobs citing Law 31 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.70% 1.08% 1.86%
As % of the General category 3.75% 2.74% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 19
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,850 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
826 694 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.24% 39.34% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 736 503 497
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Law
West Midlands

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region.

Law Salary Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Law Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.82%) Project Management
3 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
3 16 (28.07%) .NET
3 16 (28.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (26.32%) PRINCE2
5 14 (24.56%) Legal
6 13 (22.81%) VB.NET
7 12 (21.05%) C#
7 12 (21.05%) Finance
8 11 (19.30%) Windows
9 9 (15.79%) MS Access
9 9 (15.79%) Service Management
9 9 (15.79%) Business Development
9 9 (15.79%) Transition Management
10 8 (14.04%) Degree
10 8 (14.04%) ITSM
10 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
10 8 (14.04%) ISEB
10 8 (14.04%) VBA
10 8 (14.04%) MS Office
11 7 (12.28%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
12 6 (10.53%) SQL
12 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
12 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
13 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (7.02%) VMware

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) WorkSite
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.51%) Lync
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) WordPress
5 1 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 6 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.26%) MS Project
4 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) LAN
2 3 (5.26%) WAN
2 3 (5.26%) VLAN
2 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (3.51%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) MPLS
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (15.79%) MS Access
4 1 (1.75%) DTS
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (24.56%) Legal
2 12 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Transition Manager
6 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
7 6 (10.53%) Service Manager
7 6 (10.53%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (7.02%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Coordinator
8 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Administrator
9 3 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) .NET
1 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) XML
2 1 (1.75%) Ajax
2 1 (1.75%) HTML5
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (1.75%) W3C
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) Replication
2 1 (1.75%) Blog
2 1 (1.75%) Open Source
2 1 (1.75%) Social Media
2 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) ITIL
2 17 (29.82%) Project Management
3 15 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 9 (15.79%) Service Management
4 9 (15.79%) Business Development
4 9 (15.79%) Transition Management
5 8 (14.04%) ITSM
6 4 (7.02%) Workflow
6 4 (7.02%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 3 (5.26%) Benchmarking
7 3 (5.26%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.26%) MVC
7 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.26%) Change Management
7 3 (5.26%) Business Transformation
8 2 (3.51%) Data Security
8 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) VB.NET
2 12 (21.05%) C#
3 8 (14.04%) VBA
4 6 (10.53%) SQL
5 3 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) VBScript
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) ISEB
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.51%) MOS
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.51%) MCP
4 2 (3.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) vSphere
2 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) VMware
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco
3 3 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Symantec
5 1 (1.75%) Remedy
5 1 (1.75%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe
5 1 (1.75%) HP
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